If you need to borrow money to pay for gas but can't resist charging the latest Coach bag or plasma TV, you might have a budgeting problem. Today, it's easier than ever to cheat on our budgets with credit cards in our pockets. Luckily, there are plenty of ways to discipline (or even fool) ourselves into staying on budget. Test your money management skills with our budgeting quiz.
Question 1 of 10
A mortgage payment would count on your budget as a:
Question 2 of 10
In case you lose your job tomorrow, about how much should you have in your emergency fund?
Question 3 of 10
Which of the following accounts is the best place to keep an emergency fund?
Question 4 of 10
What's a smart way to save money on prescription drugs?
Question 5 of 10
Which of the following is NOT a smart way to stay on budget?
Question 6 of 10
What is a discretionary expense?
Question 7 of 10
At the grocery store, you can save money by buying:
Question 8 of 10
Which of the following would be the most appropriate alternative to an emergency fund?
Question 9 of 10
What's a good way to save money on gas?
Question 10 of 10